*Summer is the perfect time for watermelons.
*Summer is also the perfect time for Tequila.
*Add the two together, throw in a book, and you have perfection!
- *1/4 cup water
- *1/4 cup granulated sugar
- *8 cups diced seedless watermelon (1 pound)
- *1/4 cup fresh lime juice
- *1 3/4 cups blueberries
- *3/4 cup lightly packed fresh mint leaves, plus 8 sprigs for garnish
- *1 1/4 cups silver tequila
Treat Tuesday: Adult Novel
The Crying Tree by Naseem Rakha
*A friend returned this book to me this past weekend.
*It reminded me how much I love this book.
*This novel is "unputdownable"!!! Enjoy...
Treat Tuesday: Middle-Grade Novel
The Dork Diaries by Rachel Renee Russell
*This series doesn't get read a lot in my room, but the readers that do pick up the first book, generally continue on and read the whole series.
*I think for some readers, it is the perfect choice!
Treat Tuesday: Television Show/Series
*I feel in love right away and enjoyed the entire series.
*Some seasons were better than others, but overall very entertaining!
Treat Tuesday: Movie
*I remember coming out of the movie theater with tears streaming down my face.
*The ending of this movie is like no other.
*The acting of all characters was outstanding!
Treat Tuesday: Music
"What About Love" from The Color Purple on Broadway
*I figured since I picked the movie Color Purple for a treat, I would stick with the theme.
*I have not seen the Broadway version, but have heard this song and love it.
*Quite the powerful and emotional lyrics!